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02-24-2010, 09:34 AM   #1
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Wich one has better optics ALII or WR?

Hi All,
I am new to Pentax gear and I am trying to find out wich lenses has better optics the 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 DA AL II lens or the DA 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 AL WR ?
Thanks in advance,

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The only difference in the AL II and AL WR is the WR is weather sealed and has the SP (Super Protect) coating. They are both optically different than the original 18-55mm.
02-24-2010, 12:24 PM   #3

And I will say that they all pale next to even a 15 dollar prime lens...

But in the rain or misty condition the optics of the WR version are much better, because they can be used.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Igilligan Quote

But in the rain or misty condition the optics of the WR version are much better, because they can be used.
the only reason that I'm keeping it.


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